Though Niecy Nash has been within the enterprise since 1995 — with appearances in Boys on the Facet and on Get together of 5 — her first declare to fame was because the host of the Model Community’s Clear Home from 2003 to 2010. As an actress, she’s made a reputation for herself within the area of comedy with the completely iconic Deputy Raineesha Williams from Reno 911!, the fabulous Desna Simms from Claws, and my private favourite, Denise Hemphill from Scream Queens. Let’s be actual: Denise was the spotlight of that second season and her character ought to’ve completely had a greater ending. Lately, although, Nash has been making headway within the drama division, with roles in Ava DuVernay’s Selma as civil rights activist Richie Jean Jackson and as Delores Sensible on DuVernay’s miniseries When They See Us. You’ll be able to see a few of her greatest roles forward.